View Poll Results: Is it hard for you to discard old balloons?
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Old 24-03-2020, 07:23 PM
softsquishyballoon softsquishyballoon is online now
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Question Is it hard for you to discard old balloons?
My original balloon is very tiny, now - but it does still have some air in it.
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Old 25-03-2020, 05:58 PM
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Default Re: Is it hard for you to discard old balloons?
Somewhat. For balloons I took home from parties or such, it's pretty easy for me to toss them, For balloons I bought for myself, I don't really toss them unless they're popped or have a significant thin spot.
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Old 25-03-2020, 06:00 PM
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So fucking true. I'm like you, and I must say balloons tends to accumulate. And unfortunately even unblown they can't last forever
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Old 25-03-2020, 09:04 PM
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I had a bag of old soft 3 foot Chinese ones that were really nice to ride. I went to get them the other day and they'd all stuck together in a sticky mess. Totally ruined & I had to throw them all away :-(
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Old 26-03-2020, 12:58 AM
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Anything that I filled with air and played with I have no problem getting rid of, but I always tend to struggle getting rid of helium balloons, even after they've lost their float. I try to "transfer" some of that remaining helium into others to keep them alive longer and I still tend to hold on to that deflated one a lot longer than others. But even then I still struggle when their drooping low and almost out, I guess I just have too fond memories of when they were floating...
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Old 01-04-2020, 06:04 PM
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Yeah, balloons tend to accumulate around here and it's always a struggle to thin them out. Most 17's, 24's and punchballs I can cycle through without a problem because I have so many of them and keep the thought in mind that the uninflated ones will eventually go bad if I leave them stored for too long.
Helium balloons are allowed to survive until they no longer float. Full stop.
Rare balloons and giants tend to be the hardest to deflate and discard.
Any balloons "rescued", promotional balloons or balloons blown up by someone else stay until they deflate on their own.
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